You are busy with your work? You don’t have much time to refresh your mind? Don’t worry; you can make yourself fresh in your own home. By presenting a wonderful Japanese garden, you don’t need to go outside anymore for just refreshing.
A Japanese garden is a traditional garden that creates miniature idealized landscapes, often in a highly abstract and stylized way. It is designed for recreation and aesthetic pleasure. On the other hands, it also used for contemplation and meditation.
One of the Japanese garden styles, Japanese rock gardens, or Zen gardens, which are meditation gardens where white sand replaces water. It can take the middle of your garden. On the both sides, create a flow like a river or you can use water fountain. Put some stones there, to make your garden more natural.
The gurgling water will give the nuance of rustic. Around there, plants small green plants and combine with colorful flowers to make your garden more beautiful. Then, make your garden fresher by completing with some big tress or shady tree to withstand the sun at noon. So, it will not too hot being there.
Natural materials such as plant which are used in Japanese garden to bring harmony and peace. These things create a sense of peace and relaxation to your garden. And the rustic sense of your Japanese garden is perfected by the existence of teahouses where the Japanese tea ceremony is conducted. It can be placed on the corner of the garden.
By adding promenade or stroll gardens, you or may be your guests can follow a path around the garden to see carefully composed landscapes, small courtyard gardens, enjoy the beauty of the garden. Next to the teahouse, you add a small sculpture.
In making a Japanese garden perfect the use of Japanese materials and apply Japanese culture is necessary. Besides, you can combine the Japanese garden ideas with a little culture of yours. So, enjoy being at your garden and get your spirit back.